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We are open and ready when you need us!

Health Services is prepared to help you manage COVID related concerns. Just give us a call, 218-726-8155!

Health Services will be taking COVID calls on Thursday and Friday (Nov 26-27) this week from 10:30am-7:00pm.

Please read the following information to learn how we can best serve your COVID-related needs.

We are all experiencing uncertain times and new challenges.  Health Services is here to support you although our services may look a little different at this time.  On this page you'll find some of the nuts & bolts of our operations and services during the pandemic, but please note the additional pages for COVID-19 information to guide through managing exposures, symptoms, testing, etc..

ABSOLUTELY NO WALK IN PATIENTS-please call 218-726-8155, before entering building

Face coverings are required, per UMD, Duluth and State of MN ordinances.

We are using two entrances to the clinic building:

  • Front door for COVID-19 symptoms/testing
  • Side entrance for non Covid-19 concerns

COVID questions or concerns? HS is offering COVID nurse after hours triage until 7:00 p.m. M-F. Please call 218-726-8155.

COVID testing is available at Health Services, except from 12/19/20-1/3/21.

Hours of operation:

M, T, W, F: phones answered 8am-4pm, doors unlocked 9am-4pm.
Thursdays: phones answered 9am-4pm, doors unlocked 9am-4pm.

In case you are wondering...

What to do if you have had close contact with a person with COVID-19 

Additional information is provided here.

➢     You must quarantine yourself from others for at least 14 days after the last day you were in close contact with the person who has COVID-19. If you live on campus, there are rooms available for students to safely quarantine. 

➢     Consider getting tested and watch yourself for symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, headache, muscle pain, sore throat, fatigue, congestion, or loss of taste or smell.

➢     Stay home!  Separate yourself from others . Do not go to work, school, or any other place outside the home.

➢     Separate yourself from other people in your home. As much as possible, stay in your room and away from other people in your home. Use a separate bathroom, if available.

➢     A face mask MUST be worn if you need to be around other people.  Wash hands thoroughly.

➢     Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer containing at least 60% alcohol. Avoid touching your face with unwashed hands.

➢     Stay away from people who may be at high-risk for getting very sick from COVID-19, including people with health conditions like asthma, diabetes, heart disease, liver disease, severe obesity, and those who have weakened immune systems.

Important links for COVID Information

Please visit the U of M system wide webpage for the most recent UMN Covid-19 information.  https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/covid-19

Please visit the UMD webpage for UMD campus updates for COVID-19 information:

Link to UMD COVID page https://www.d.umn.edu/coronavirus/

Link to MDH   https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/index.html

Link to CDC https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

CDC Covid-19 symptom assessment link   https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/symptoms.html